Manakamana Tour by Scorpio Jeep

Manakamana Tour with Scorpio is a single day pilgrimage trip to the famous temple in Gorkha known as Manakamana. Kathmandu to Manakamana Jeep Tour is a very popular trip for Nepali people as it a fantastic option for religious trip, sightseeing tour and family outing, all in one.

Manakamana is a temple dedicated to Bhagwati, an incarnation of the Hindu Goddess Parvati. The temple is situated at 1,302m altitude, 12 km south of the town of Gorkha. Manakamana is believed to be a goddess that grants the wishes of pilgrims who worship her with pure heart.

Our Manakamana Devi Darshan Tour begins with a 3 hour drive from Kathmandu to Kurintar on our Scorpio jeep. We will use the cable car service to get from Kurintar to Manakamana and spend a few hours worshipping, exploring and relaxing there. Afterwards, we will use the Cable Car to get down to Kurintar and make the return journey to Kathmandu. In a few hours, we’ll be back at the capital and our Manakamana Tour by Jeep will be completed.

Even if you aren’t religious, the trip to Manakamana is still a worthwhile adventure for various other reasons. The trip is a quite enjoyable one that makes for a fantastic family trip. The views and scenery from around Manakamana are pretty good as well.

Manakamana Darshan Tour is an enjoyable trip on its own but hiring a Scorpio Jeep with experienced driver makes everything so much better; from comfort and safety to anything else. We offer Scorpio Rental for Manakamana Tour and various other tours at the best price. Contact us for Scorpio Jeep Hire and Rental service today!

Manakamana Tour Itinerary

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Kurintar in Scorpio, Visit Manakamana Temple via cable car, Return drive

Manakamana Tour with Scorpio typically begins in Kathmandu, where we will first pick you up from your hotel or designated meeting point. Kathmandu to Kurintar is roughly a 100 km journey which we will complete in 3 hours or so. From there on, we will head to the cable car station for the ride up to Manakamana Temple. We will spend a few hours at the top, worshipping, exploring and relaxing before returning back to the bottom station. Once we get back to our Scorpio Jeep, we will begin our return journey to Kathmandu.

Manakamana Tour Cost Info

The price for Manakamana Tour by Scorpio is NPR 9,999.

This cost/price is only for Scorpio Jeep Hire. This rental cost includes fuel, parking charges, driver’s expenses and accommodation.

The above price does not include your accommodation and food cost. It also doesn’t include the Manakamana Cable Car Ticket price. Finally, it also doesn’t include air condition service as there is extra charge of 15% if you want to use air condition service.

Manakamana Cable Car Service

Manakamana Cable Car Service is one of the oldest Cable Car lines in Nepal, which has been running for over 20 years now since 1998. The bottom station is at Kurintar, Chitwan while the top station is situated close to the temple at Manakamana, Gorkha at 1,302 meter.

The line runs for a 3km distance which is covered in 10 minutes. Each gondola can accommodate up to 6 passengers.

Operating Hours

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch Break


Nepali Rs. 675.00
Child Rs. 405.00
Student Rs. 505.00
Senior Citizen Rs. 470.00
Differently Abled Rs. 335.00
Indian Adult Rs. 840.00
Indian Child Rs. 552.00
SAARC/ Chinese US$ 10.00
SAARC/ Chinese Child US$ 7.00
Foreigner US$ 20.00
Child Foreigner US$ 15.00